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Chamber hosts info meeting about Spain trip

The Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce is hosting a week-long trip to Barcelona and Madrid, Spain. The tour, scheduled March 10 to 17, is open to everyone interested in exploring the country.

The Chamber invites the public to attend an informational meeting to learn more about the trip. The informational meeting about the trip to Spain is scheduled from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, in the Florida Room at the Jacksonville Marriott Southpoint, located at 4670 Salisbury Road.

“Spain is one of Europe’s most fascinating countries and our vacation package makes it possible to explore two of the world’s great cities on a single, value-packed tour,” said Wally Lee, president of the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce. “If you have an interest in experiencing Spain’s history, attractions and lifestyle, plan to attend the informational meeting and learn more about this trip.”

The Chamber’s nine-day trip to Spain includes multi-night stays in Madrid and Barcelona with guided tours of each city. Highlights include stops at five UNESCO World Heritage sites, the world-famous Prado Museum, Barcelona’s Las Ramblas Boulevard, Madrid’s Puerta del Sol and Plaza Mayor.

The tour also provides ample time for travelers to independently explore Barcelona and Madrid. Eight meals are served during the trip.

Offered by Collette Vacations, the tour to Spain includes airfare from Jacksonville International Airport, hotel, some meals, and ground transportation and admission fees to scheduled excursions. The cost is $2,499 for Chamber members and $2,599 for non-members. The deadline to register for the trip is Oct. 11. Space is limited.

The informational meeting is open to the public and will provide additional information about the trip and address the most frequently asked questions. Participants will also have the opportunity to ask their own questions.

To RSVP to the orientation, contact Kelly Pourciau at 904-366-6646 or For more information about the Chamber’s trip to Spain, contact the Collette Vacations Reservation Desk at 877-872-4331.

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